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Silo Fire Decision Trees
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Silo Fire Decision Trees

Davis E. Hill

Decision trees and recommendations for firefighters to address silo fires. More
Managing Tractor and Machinery Emergencies
Managing Tractor and Machinery Emergencies - Articles Articles
This module is designed to teach emergency responders how to properly manage emergencies involving machinery entanglements in various settings. More
Figura 1. Sistema de almacenamiento de granos.
Peligros del Flujo de Granos - Articles Articles

Peligros del Flujo de Granos

Davis E. Hill, Dennis Murphy, Ph.D.

Hoja Informativa sobre Peligros del Flujo de Granos. More
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Hazards of Flowing Grain - Articles Articles

Hazards of Flowing Grain

Davis E. Hill, Dennis Murphy, Ph.D.

Flowing grain has many hazards that may go unnoticed. This task does not seem to demand much attention to safety until an incident occurs. More
Open Air Manure Storage Safety Tips
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Open Air Manure Storage Safety Tips

Robert Meinen, Davis E. Hill, Dennis Murphy, Ph.D.

Non-enclosed manure storages are open to the atmosphere, but still meet the definition of a confined space in terms of occupational safety and health. More
Cutting open grain bin
Training Impact - Springfield Grain Bin Entrapment - Articles Articles
Springfield and Cransville Fire Companies were dispatched to assist with a grain bin entrapment, with a reported four people trapped. More
Training Impact - Liberty Skid Steer Rescue
Training Impact - Liberty Skid Steer Rescue - Articles Articles
Liberty Fire Company was dispatched to a person trapped in a skid loader. On arrival, they found an 18 year old male caught between the bucket and the frame of the machine. More
Training Impact - Cransville Overturned Tractor
Training Impact - Cransville Overturned Tractor - Articles Articles
In 2009, Cransville Fire Co was dispatched to rescue a teenage boy that was trapped under an overturned tractor. More
Training Impact - Beaver Machine Entanglement
Training Impact - Beaver Machine Entanglement - Articles Articles
In the summer of 2010, the Beaver County Farm Rescue Team was dispatched to a male patient with his arm stuck in a machine. More
Training Impact - Airville Rescue
Training Impact - Airville Rescue - Articles Articles
In August 2010, Airville Fire Company was dispatched for a person trapped in a silo. On arrival, it was learned that the tripod which holds the unloader had collapsed injuring the farm operator. More
Silo Fires
Silo Fires - Articles Articles

Silo Fires

Davis E. Hill

Protect your investment. The investment you make in putting the crop in the silo is less than what you would spend if purchasing the crop from someone else. More
Managing Farm Chemical Emergencies
Managing Farm Chemical Emergencies - Articles Articles
Teach emergency providers (fire, rescue, EMS, police) how to properly size up and manage emergencies that involve agricultural chemicals. More
Introduction to Grain Elevator and Feed Mill Fires
Introduction to Grain Elevator and Feed Mill Fires - Articles Articles
This training is designed to teach emergency responders the importance of preplanning for fires and other emergencies involving grain elevators and feed mills. More
Farm Confined Space Emergencies Awareness
Farm Confined Space Emergencies Awareness - Articles Articles
Farm confined space emergencies that emergency responders may encounter while arriving at the scene of an agricultural emergency. More
Emergency Rescue in an Agricultural Environment
Emergency Rescue in an Agricultural Environment - Articles Articles
Farm incidents happen infrequently but when they do, they are very serious and require special skills and good teamwork among the various disciplines on scene. More
Animals in Barn Fires
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Animals in Barn Fires

Davis E. Hill

This module is designed to give participants an understanding of how farm animals behave and react to fire situations. More
Animal Emergencies in an Agricultural Environment
Animal Emergencies in an Agricultural Environment - Articles Articles
This specialized training is designed to teach emergency responders and CART members how to manage emergency scenes involving large (farm) animals. More
Agricultural Emergencies - Awareness
Agricultural Emergencies - Awareness - Articles Articles
In areas where agriculture is an important industry a variety of emergencies and disasters can occur. More
Large Animal Rescue Training - LART
Large Animal Rescue Training - LART - Articles Articles
Animals are involved in emergencies and specialized training is required to ensure animal safety and the safety to those responding. More
Confined Space Manure Storage Emergencies
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Confined Space Manure Storage Emergencies

Davis E. Hill, Dennis Murphy, Ph.D.

Learn about when a person is discovered unresponsive in a manure storage pit and the best management practices farmers can take to avoid an emergency on their farm. More
Farm Rescue Training
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Farm Rescue Training

Davis E. Hill

Emergency service workers may be called to aid a person that has become injured in farm-related emergency. The outcome of the injured victim is often dependant on care given. More
Emergency First Aid Care For Farmers
Emergency First Aid Care For Farmers - Articles Articles
This program teaches how to provide valuable care to an injured person using items found around the home and farm. More